The Thinking Man's Idiot

The unruly brain and bad habits of a writer, artist, and grilled cheese sandwich-enthusiast.

Category Archives: Creativity

In For a Penny: Raise a Broken Glass

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, celebrating the mistakes and the mistaken. “Let’s have a toast for the douchebags Let’s have a toast for the assholes…

Thursday, 25 August, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For A Penny: Oh yeah, THAT thing

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, getting his audition on.  “Don’t worry about the future… or worry, but know that worrying is as effective as trying…

Thursday, 11 August, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For a Penny: Dead Men tell No Tales

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis contemplates the Great Beyond. “Death Found an Author Writing His Life” (1827) by E. Hull “I’ve got my own life to…

Thursday, 28 July, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For a Penny: You Won’t be Namin’ no Buildings after Me

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis casts his vote from the front row. US presidents don’t have the best history with theatre. “To live means to finesse…

Thursday, 7 July, 2016 · 2 Comments

In For a Penny: Playground Rules

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, a perspective on perspective. “[W]hat is it that constrains the individual to fear his neighbor, to think and act like…

Thursday, 16 June, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For a Penny: Mid-Year Intermission

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, keeping it together and taking stock. “Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” – Lewis…

Friday, 3 June, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For A Penny: Vices I Admire

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, on why vice can be nice. Yes, I own this shirt. “The cannabis experience has greatly improved my appreciation for…

Thursday, 19 May, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For a Penny: The Early Bird

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, getting the worm. Free wine – the only reason I do theatre. “I am glad I was up so late;…

Thursday, 21 April, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For a Penny: (T)BAcon Bits

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, involved. So official… “My royal lord, you do not give the cheer: the feast is sold That is not often…

Thursday, 7 April, 2016 · 1 Comment

In For a Penny: Whose Job are You?

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III, finding his place. “No man likes to acknowledge that he has made a mistake in his choice of profession, and…

Thursday, 24 March, 2016 · 2 Comments